TITLE

Israel & the Palestinians: An Overview

AUTHOR(S)
Rich, Alex K.; Goodwin, Chuck
PUB. DATE
March 2016
SOURCE
Points of View: Israel & the Palestinians;3/1/2016, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an overview of the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians which is part of the larger international conflict between Israelis and Arabs. Throughout history, Palestine has changed hands numerous times and ownership of the territory has been claimed by both the Jews and the native Arabs following the collapse of the Ottoman Empire. A brief history of the conflict between Israel and the Palestinian people is presented, as well as related terms and their definitions.
ACCESSION #
23364718

 

Related Articles

  • Israel & the Palestinians: Guide to Critical Analysis.  // Points of View: Israel & the Palestinians;3/1/2016, p4 

    This article offers a critical guide to the controversial conflict between Israel and the Palestinians. The article discusses criteria in understanding the issue, such as distinguishing between fact and opinion and recognizing point and counterpoint arguments. Also presented are exercises that...

  • Historical Consciousness. Cohen, Hillel // Tikkun;May/Jun2008, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p37 

    The author reflects on the importance of historical consciousness on finding solutions to Arab-Israeli conflict. He stresses that Jews should acknowledge the Palestinian-Arab history of the land as Palestinians should also acknowldege the history of Jews. He notes that the aggression of Arabs...

  • Danger: Popular struggle. Hass, Amira // Catholic New Times;1/18/2010, p9 

    The article discusses the increasing efforts to suppress the struggle between Palestinians and Jewish Israels who are unwilling to give up their right to resist a reign of demographic separation and Jewish supremacy. It cites the dispersal of demonstrations with live ammunition, late-night army...

  • The Last Colonialist: Israel in the Occupied Territories since 1967. Reuveny, Rafael // Independent Review;Winter2008, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p325 

    The article attempts to analyze how the Israeli-Palestinian conflict will be put to rest. It looks at critically on the possible solutions to the conflict against a backdrop of historical colonialism and decolonization. The author argues that the Israeli control since 1967 of the West Bank and...

  • The return to the kingdom of David. Pappe, Ilan // New Statesman;7/12/2004, Vol. 133 Issue 4696, p21 

    Discusses Zionism and Jewish nationalism as they relate to the history of Israel and Palestinian land. The British and European motivation for a commitment to building a national homeland for Jews; Rejection of the idea by Palestinians, who wanted independence; Mediation by U.S. President...

  • History Matters: Why we must acknowledge the claims of Palestinians. Levine, Joseph // Boston Review;Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p31 

    This article discusses the Arab-Israeli conflict and the historical origins of Palestinian oppression. The author reflects on the creation of Israel as either Jewish nationalism sanctioned by the international community or colonial imperialism. The author contends that the peace process must...

  • A Reality Check as Israel Turns 60. Ajami, Fouad // U.S. News & World Report;5/19/2008, Vol. 144 Issue 14, p28 

    In this editorial, the author discusses the reluctance of Arabs to acknowledge the successful establishment of Israel. It discusses the narratives constructed by Arab writers about the establishment of Israel and the fate of the Palestinian refugees who emerged from the establishment of that...

  • Remembering the Palestinian Nakba. Barghouti, Nasser; Darwish, Bassemah // Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Jul2008, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p13 

    The authors reflects on the Palestinian Nakba and Israeli's 60th celebration of existence as a nation in 2008. While Israel celebrates 60 years since its establishment, Palestinians everywhere commemorate the Nakba, or Catastrophe, that befell them after armed Jewish militia raided their homes...

  • Instrumentalising the Holocaust: Israel, Settler-Colonialism, Genocide (Creating a Conversation between Raphaël Lemkin and Ilan Pappé). Docker, John // Holy Land Studies: A Multidisciplinary Journal (Edinburgh Univer;May2012, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p1 

    With the appearance in 2010 of an essay by Martin Shaw, 'Palestine in an International Historical Perspective on Genocide', Holy Land Studies has taken the hermeneutic initiative in bringing together into the one field of analysis two areas that have usually been kept separate, genocide studies...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics